TONG HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1053615

Date first listed: 29-Aug-1984

Statutory Address: TONG HALL, NEWPORT ROAD

Map

Ordnance survey map of TONG HALL
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1053615 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 23-Oct-2018 at 08:08:25.

Location

Statutory Address: TONG HALL, NEWPORT ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Tong

National Grid Reference: SJ 79719 07286

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

SJ 70 NE TONG C.P. NEWPORT ROAD (East side)

6/36 Tong Hall. -

GV II

Shown on O.S. map as The Hall. House. Circa 1840 with late C19 and C20 additions to left. Red brick with grey and gault brick dressings. Neo-Gothic style. 2 storeys. Interrupted dentil brick string course, parapeted gables with dentil bricks to stone coping, end stack to right and stack at rear. 2 window front with segmental headed leaded cross windows; gable above with recessed octagonal panel. Right-hand end elevation; 2 first floor blind pointed-arched windows with Y-tracery, continuous cill string; inserted 3-light C20 casement to right, and 2 gabled ends above; ground floor window to right with painted keyed lintel, and 4-trefoil panelled door to its right with painted keyed lintel. Late C19 block set back to North with 2 gabled semi-dormers and 2 ground floor C20 leaded casements. C20 addition to left with parapet. This building has stylistic similarities with other eccentric structures erected on the Tong Estate by George Durant the younger (d.1844) (qv. Fowl House to West of Vauxhall Farmhouse, Cow house to North of Acorn Cottage, etc.). Included for historical association and group value. G. Griffith, History of Tong and Boacobel, pp. 154-61. D. H. Robinson, The Wandering Worfe, Waine Research Publications, 1980, Ch. 3.

Listing NGR: SJ7971907286

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 255325

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Griffith, G, History of Tong and Boscobel, (1894), 154-161
Robinson, D H, The Wandering Worfe, (1980)

End of official listing